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  • Reservists represent Peterson at ‘Colorado Space Day’

    Top military officials from across the state represented Colorado’s finest military officers and enlisted at the state Capitol, including reservists from the 302nd Aeromedical Staging Squadron. They joined military personnel from Air Force Space Command, North American Aerospace Defense Command, Schriever Air Force Base, Buckley AFB, the U.S. Air
  • Medical exercise an opportunity for admin to shine

    No one can ever accuse the 302nd Aeromedical Staging Squadron of being in a rut. Just listen in on any meeting or gathering at the unit. There are always new ideas brewing to make things better. Squadron officers and senior enlisted members met March 5 to discuss ways to make their upcoming Contingency Aeromedical Staging Facility exercise the best
  • Colorado military honored during ‘Space Day’

    Colorado Gov. Bill Owens, along with other top space industry leaders in the state, honored Gen. Lance W. Lord during “Colorado Space Day” at the Capitol March 14. State Sen. Ron May (R-Colorado Springs) wanted there to be an official day to honor the military and space industries for their contributions to Homeland Security, leadership, and
  • 302nd Airlift Wing welcomes new commander

    Col. James J. Muscatell Jr. assumed command of the 302nd Airlift Wing in a change-of-command ceremony March 4. He succeeds Brig. Gen. William P. Kane, who has commanded the unit since July 2004, and is retiring. “I stand before you today, reluctantly, to do my last act as commander of this wing,” said General Kane. “In the end, the message I would
  • 302nd Airlift Wing ‘family’ bids farewell to leader

    When a family loses a member it is a time filled with emotions. It was no different during the March unit training assembly when the 302nd Airlift Wing bid farewell to its commander, Brig. Gen. William P. Kane. General Kane turned the wing over to Col. James J. Muscatell Jr. in a change-of-command ceremony here March 4, immediately followed by a
  • 39th APS welcomes new commander

    The 39th Aerial Port Squadron change of command ushered in a new commander during the January unit training assembly. Lt. Col. James L. Gregory II took command of the 39th APS in a change-of-command ceremony officiated by Lt. Col Michael J. McCully, 302nd Mission Support Group commander. Previously the unit deployment officer of the 39th APS,
  • 310th SG gives outgoing commander final salute

    Col. Jeffrey Ansted assumed command of the 310th Space Group here Saturday at a change-of-command ceremony at the Joint National Integration Center here. Colonel Ansted succeeds Col. Roscoe Griffin, who is now director of Reserve forces at Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base. Colonel Ansted was a charter member of the 1st
  • Air Force sets physical training uniform wear date

    The Air Force Uniform Board established an Oct. 1 mandatory wear date of the physical training uniform, or PTU, for unit fitness activities. The board also released additional guidance for Airmen wearing the uniform for personal workouts. Airmen may wear the PTU during personal workouts given the following conditions: T-shirts may be worn out or
  • 302nd AW to receive new commander

    The 302nd Airlift Wing will receive a new commander March 4 when Col. James J. Muscatell Jr. assumes command of the wing from Brig. Gen. William P. Kane. General Kane is retiring March 30. Colonel Muscatell is currently commander the 934th AW, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Air Reserve Station, Minn. Minneapolis is a unit similar in
  • 310th Space Group activates new unit

    The 310th Space Group activated a new unit, the Headquarters Reserve National Security Space Institute, on Jan. 7. The RNSSI is the reserve associate unit to active duty’s National Security Space Institute, located here. The NSSI is the Department of Defense’s focal point for educating space power application in Joint Warfighting. Col. Jeff Ansted,